Using the Smoobu Booking System, you are able to set the payment method for your website bookings!
With the Smoobu booking system, you can choose how you want to receive payment from your guests.
The options are:
1) Bank Transfer
4) Payment on arrival
You can choose multiple options, and set a preferred Default method also.
Payment by Bank Transfer
In the booking system you can indicate in the Details field your bank account data to make the payment and the instructions to make the transfer.
Or you can create an automated message with all the instructions for the payment, as well as for receiving the proof of payment made by the guest.
Payment with Stripe
Credit card payments are made by integrating Smoobu with Stripe.
You can receive payments directly from your Paypal account, debit or credit cards.
Paypal customers can integrate their Smoobu account with Paypal in a few clicks, click here to learn how to configure.
Payment on arrival
With this option the guest will make the payment in cash directly with you, or can offer you the possibility to pay by debit or credit using a POS.
Smoobu integrates with SumUp for payment with POS. Click here to learn more
Payment via iDEAL
Mostly for Dutch users. It enables guests to pay via their bank accounts. Hosts must have a Stripe account to enable it.
How to set up your payment methods
Inside your Smoobu profile go to Settings / Booking System:
Select the payment options you want to make available.
Then go to the Details option to describe the details of payment terms, cancellation and other useful information for your guests:
Take the opportunity to insert a purchase confirmation message in the option Successfully Booked. Once you have configured a message, when the guest has made the payment a pop-up will open on the screen informing that the reservation was made successfully.
Where else you can use the payment method
The payment method chosen will also be available for:
- Guest Guide: Read this article to learn more about how to increase your entries through cross-selling of services and products.
Note: iDEAL and Paypal cannot be used in the Guest Guide.